Spoken English

This course is designed for students and employees who are keen to improve their knowledge of English vocabulary and grammar in general and communicative ability in particular, so that they may be able to communicate in English with confidence. Students successfully completing this course will always find themselves well-equipped in terms of effective communication skills.

Beginners Level

Who should attend?

Students (any discipline), Teachers, Professionals or anyone interested in development of his/her language skills This course is primarily for those having basic knowledge of English (the starters).

Course Contents

  • Basic Grammar (strong grip on structural and functional grammar).
  • Rich Vocabulary.
  • Received Pronunciation.
  • Communication skills through group work / pair work . Role-plays, Jig-Saw activities, Discussions, Debates etc.
  • Writing Applications, Formal letters, Essays, Stories, Poems, Book reviews and day-to-day accounts.
  • Listening skills polished through typescripts in language labs.

NICON’s own Resource Material

NICON’s research & development (R&D) wing has developed customized and focused course material to meet the needs of each specialized course. These Books enhance all four language skills (i.e listening, reading, writing and speaking) and are specifically developed and designed by NICON Group of Colleges to meet all the requirements of language learners.

  • Gateway to the English Language (GEL).
  • Beginners’ Dimension to the English Language (BDEL) student’s handbook.
  • Advanced Dimension to The English Language (ADEL) Student’s Handbook.
  • Professional Dimension to The English Language (PDEL)
  • Student’s Handbook .
  • Simple English Lexicon (SEL).
  • Writing in the English Language (WEL).

Advance Level

Who should attend?

Students, Teachers, Professionals or anyone interested in the development or improvement of his/her language skills. This course is primarily for those having completed beginners’ level English course or those having a reasonably good knowledge of English Language.

Course Contents

  • Detailed grammar (thorough grounding in structure).
  • Detailed study of Received Pronunciation.
  • Command on Simple English Lexicon (SEL).
  • Communication skills through Role-plays, Jig-Saw activities, Discussions, Debates, Speeches etc.
  • Intense reading plus pleasure reading activities.
  • Mature writing including writing Articles, Poems, Book reviews etc formal / informal letters.
  • Listening skills polished through typescripts in language labs and telephonic conversations.

Professional Level

Who should attend?

Professionals, salespersons, bankers, marketers, managers, teachers and office workers etc.

Course Contents

  • Proficient communication skills both at academic and professional level.
  • Speaking through Role-plays, Jig-Saw activities, Discussions, Debates, Speeches and presentations.
  • CV, Resume writing, Cover and reference letter writing.
  • Professional tips for job interviews and exemplary performance at work place.
  • Tips for preparing and delivering breath-taking presentations both at academic and professional level and Chairing meetings with expertise.
  • Listening skills polished through recorded presentations, lectures of professionals and telephonic conversations.
  • Note: Students’ performance and progress is regularly assessed by the NICON trainers. Students are given ample opportunities to participate in diverse co-curricular activities e.g. inter campuses writing and speech competitions etc.
  • Rewards: Students are also awarded on showing stupendous Performance.

Course Detail

Duration

Spoken English – Basic


2 Months
6 Days/ Week
1.5Hrs./Day
Available in both Morning & Evening shifts.

Spoken English – Advanced


2 Months
6 Days/ Week
1.5Hrs./Day
Available in both Morning & Evening shifts.

Spoken English – Professional


2 Months
6 Days/ Week
1.5Hrs./Day
Available in both Morning & Evening shifts.